Found July 08, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Boston Red Sox reliever Vicente Padilla tossed a verbal salvo in his feud with Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira by suggesting Teixeira should play a "women's sport," ESPNNewYork.com reported. Padilla also said Teixeira has trouble with Latin players, but Teixeria called the comment "completely erroneous.""That's just comedy," Teixeira said Sunday. The feud started seven years ago when Teixeira, then with the Rangers, hit home runs off Padilla in his first two at-bats against him. Teixeira says Padilla had been head-hunting ever since. Teixeira had been hitless in eight at-bats against Padilla since hitting the homers. He had also walked four times and had been hit three times by Padilla in that stretch before getting a key two-run triple off Padilla on Friday. Teixeira was particularly pleased about the hit, because, he said then, when he and Padilla were teammates with Texas, Teixeira believed he and teammate Michael Young were hi...
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